The table below looks at the statistics for CCDA in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CCDA over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA)
Rank 308 318 305
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -13
Permanent jobs citing CCDA 5 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.046% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.19% 0.57% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 16
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +26.31%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
CCDA
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Qualifications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2646 2798 2980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 24.17% 23.51% 25.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2291 2376 2678
Average salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CCDA
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CCDA across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CCDA Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

CCDA
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CCDA across the City of London region.

CCDA Salary Trend in the City of London

CCDA
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CCDA across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

CCDA Salary Histogram in the City of London

CCDA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing CCDA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCDA.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) CCDP
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Network Security
3 4 (66.67%) Lync
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) VoIP
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) Wireless
3 4 (66.67%) Network Design
4 3 (50.00%) VPLS
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) Publishing
4 3 (50.00%) BGP
4 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (50.00%) VRRP
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) OSPF
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
4 3 (50.00%) DMVPN
4 3 (50.00%) HSRP
4 3 (50.00%) Network Management
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Metrics

CCDA
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region citing CCDA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited CCDA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) Network Security
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 3 (50.00%) OSPF
3 3 (50.00%) BGP
3 3 (50.00%) EIGRP
3 3 (50.00%) VRRP
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) VPLS
3 3 (50.00%) DMVPN
3 3 (50.00%) HSRP
4 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Network Design
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Network Management
2 3 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Information Security
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) CCDP
3 1 (16.67%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) CCVP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) Brocade
2 1 (16.67%) Fortinet
2 1 (16.67%) Aruba
2 1 (16.67%) F5